A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) strikes 115 km ESE of Atka, Alaska (71 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, depth 35 km, -172.5809° West, 51.9129° North. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/01/21 / 2021-01-05 18:23:21 / January 5, 2021 @ 6:23 pm. Event id: us6000d5vr. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: ak0218kjjg9, us6000d5vr. The temblor was picked up at 18:23:21 / 6:23 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 2.5 to 3.5 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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